The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows PowerShell
Rank 79 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 20 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.51% 1.67% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 3.32% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 3
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
PowerShell
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
607 782 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.85% 50.19% 55.09%
Number of salaries quoted 415 534 371
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) VMware
4 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
4 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (34.29%) Linux
6 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
6 11 (31.43%) Citrix
6 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 10 (28.57%) ITIL
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Python
8 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
8 9 (25.71%) Finance
8 9 (25.71%) Puppet
8 9 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
9 8 (22.86%) Firewall
9 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
10 7 (20.00%) UNIX
10 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (20.00%) SCCM
11 6 (17.14%) Perl
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (17.14%) Ansible
11 6 (17.14%) Capistrano
11 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
12 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (14.29%) DevOps

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (14.29%) Apache
3 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.29%) JBoss
4 4 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (11.43%) Lync
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.71%) IIS
6 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Symantec.cloud
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.71%) SMS
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.86%) SSH
4 1 (2.86%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) MSI
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Citrix Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Build Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.86%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.71%) Kindle
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Linux
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) UNIX
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
8 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
3 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (14.29%) Change Control
4 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.57%) Information Security
6 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.71%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Time Management
6 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.71%) BCP
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
1 9 (25.71%) Python
2 6 (17.14%) Perl
3 3 (8.57%) VBScript
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.57%) MCSE
1 3 (8.57%) MCP
2 2 (5.71%) GIAC
2 2 (5.71%) CEH
2 2 (5.71%) MCITP
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) SSCP
3 1 (2.86%) NCDA
3 1 (2.86%) NCIE
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (11.43%) XenApp
5 3 (8.57%) MetaFrame
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (5.71%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Puppet
1 9 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (20.00%) SCCM
3 6 (17.14%) Ansible
3 6 (17.14%) Capistrano
4 5 (14.29%) SCOM
5 4 (11.43%) Nagios
5 4 (11.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (5.71%) WSUS
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.86%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) F5
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) Symantec
6 3 (8.57%) Splunk
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.57%) Perforce
7 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Varonis
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Altiris
Edinburgh
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago